Prepositions, prepositions…

Hands up who likes prepositions??!

Those pesky little words can trip up even the most advanced learner.  Test your knowledge of prepositions with this little text:

Prepositions revision


Symphony in Slang

Do you ever get confused by all the different idioms and phrases that exist in English?  Don’t worry, you’re not alone!

The video below is an old cartoon, full of idioms and phrases common in US English.  Watch the video, and then try the vocab matching exercise below!

Expressions – mix and match

Independent English

Independent English is a blog for English students run by Sandy Millin, a teacher at IH Newcastle (UK).

The blog aims to introduce learners to tools and resources to supplement their English language studies.  An extra feature is that Sandy also records the entries as a podcast so you can read and listen to the post.

Check out the blog here and follow Independent English on Facebook as well!

Eat Sleep Dream English

“Let England inspire your English” is the tag line on this brilliant blog.  Run by a former teacher at IH Belgrano, Eatsleepdreamenglish takes you on a tour of London, introducing learners to the sights and sounds of the English capital.

Listen to the podcasts on their blog or check out the daily vocabulary exercises on their Facebook page.

Trust us, you won’t be disappointed!